DJ YK Beats, real name Olayinka Lawal, is a Nigerian disc jockey and songwriter.
He was born on August 27, 1993, in the Nigerian hamlet of Sango Ijoko, in the state of Ogun.
He began his profession as a disc jockey at the age of 17 while still in Abeokuta. He began producing beats as a youth.
Some of his beats became viral, and he swiftly ascended to internet prominence. DJ YK Beat’s debut hit was “South African Beat Style,” and he’s used trends to stay relevant and increase his fan base ever since.